Collective as Social Organism

artist talk by Hafiz Rancajale & Otty Widasari /

Presentation by our residents Hafiz Rancajale and Otty Widasari on the current situation of Indonesian society, the local position of art and the development of the history of modern and contemporary art in Indonesia.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 6pm
Academy of Fine Arts, U Akademie 4, Prague 7

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Confusion is Chaos Buried

pop up exhibition + performance /

The one-day pop-up exhibition will tackle the topic of diasporic condition, what it means to have more than one identity, to exist between two cultural contexts, to inherit a culture or to identify with a culture.

Anthill, Americká 39, Prague 2
September 29, 2019 at 6 p.m

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Strike for climate

tranzit.cz strikes for climate /

On September 20, 2019, the team of tranzit.cz strikes for climate.

The Right to Truth. Conversations on Art and Feminism

presentation + discussion /

The publication will be presented by Oksana Briukhovetska, artist, co-author and designer of the book.

Afterwards, a discussion with our resident, Anna Kravtes, and curators Tereza Stejskalová and Zuzana Štefková will take place.

Tuesday September 17 2019, 6:30 pm

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Artists in Residence Programme MQ Air 2020 - CALL FOR APPLICATION

Artists-in-Residence programme of ERSTE Foundation, tranzit, Igor Zabel Association and Kontakt. Art Collection. / /

The Artist in Residence Programme at MuseumsQuartier in Vienna (MQ AiR) is part of ERSTE Foundation’s long-termed endeavour to support contemporary art and to strengthen the situation of its creators, especially in the region of Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. The MQ AIR program is realized together tranzit, Igor Zabel Association (IZA) and Kontakt Collection. Kontakt will collaborate with the Zagreb based WHW Akademija.

Call for application now open until: 22.9.2019

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Moi Tran - Reconfiguring the Value of Sadness. Where do we place our value?

performance + discussion with the artist /

Moi Tran, Born in Vietnam with Chinese Heritage.
A refugee of the Vietnam War, her work examines the effects of Dis/placement and narratives in Diaspora. In an ever-evolving negotiation she calls this process the ‘Eternal detour of identity’. An Artist, Researcher and Designer based in the UK exploring intersections between Contemporary Art and Performance.

7th June 2019
6.30pm Performance - Burning to the End
7.00pm Artist Sharing of Research Paper Reconfiguring the Value of Sadness

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Symposium: Who Are We Talking With? What Can Institutions Unlearn from Artists

symposium /

Symposium Who Are We Talking With? What Can Institution Unlearn from Artist is a part of the first edition of The Matters of Art, Biennale of Contemporary Art curated by Vít Havránek and Tereza Stejskalová which is to take place in Prague, in June 2020.

During two days in May 2019, 17 guests of the symposium will contribute with their speaches on the topic of existing and possible relations between artist / art institution and the public.

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tranzit.cz changes - board and executive director

new members of team /

After the conclusion of several years of fruitful co-operation on the tranzitdisplay project (2018), tranzit.cz is continuing with changes in its internal structure, functioning and content of activity.

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Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts, 2019

open call /

Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy 2019

CALL for APPLICATIONS now open until 17 March 2019

ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, the Slovak Republic and Slovenia to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2019.

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Edouard Chiline: Soviet Russia in the 1920s - 1930s and the Roma Renaissance

lecture /

Edouard Chiline comes from the Romani community of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. He was born in 1968 and studied theatre history and film management at the Moscow Art Theatre School. His main work so far has been on issues of film, culture and media. He is the creator and publisher of Rombiblio, the biggest online source of Romani language literature, available at www.rombiblio.ru . Further projects relate to the political economy of international film festival, trans-national cinema and pan-European cinematic migrations. Edouard Chiline has published widely in a variety of film and media journals. His research has been funded by the Soros Foundation and the Next Page Foundation.

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BOOK LAUNCH and pre-Christmas gathering - Carla Lonzi – Now You Can Go: A Dialogue with Pietro Consagra

Come and join the festive spirit with us by celebrating the publication of the first Czech translation (and the first translation of the book into a foreign language whatsoever) of Carla Lonzi's Now You Can Go.

In the spirit of the tradition of Rivolta Femminile, whose members met regularly within a domestic environment, the book launch and pre-Christmas gathering will take place in a private flat.

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Symposium Unlearning Biennale

in 2020 tranzit.cz will organise biennale of contemporary art in Prague

first event directly related to the biennale is Symposium Unlearning Biennale - 19th and 20th October in Prague - Modern Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts

18 art organisations and individuals will contribute to the program

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Feminist (Art) Institution

seminars, lectures /

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ERSTE Foundation is main partner of tranzit:

ERSTE Stiftung